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Zipolite ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 2.5
Difficulty Level: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0
Accommodation: 5.0

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Zipolite Surf Forecast / Oaxaca / Mexico

7 Day Weather and Surf, issued 6 pm Monday 20 Apr 2015 CDT

Zipolite surf forecast is for near shore open water. Breaking waves will often be smaller at less exposed spots.

Today's Zipolite sea temperature is 25.8 °C (Statistics for 20 Apr 1981-2005 - mean: 28.4 max: 29.2 min: 27.4 °C)

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Wave Height (m) & direction (?)

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Period(s) (?)1413131312121313131316161614151514141418181717
Surfscale.metric
Wave
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Energy(?)289281206199196139111108108113208151314132284284248248231226395469594
Wind
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15 SW15
5 WSW5
5 SW5
15 SSW15
10 W10
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25 WSW25
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Wind State(?)cross-
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High Tide
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5:01PM
1.21

5:25AM
0.90
5:53PM
1.21

6:17AM
0.90
6:42PM
1.18

7:08AM
0.89

7:30PM
1.13
7:56AM
0.86

8:17PM
1.05
8:44AM
0.83

9:03PM
0.96
9:32AM
0.79

9:50PM
0.88
10:21AM
0.76


Low Tide
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11:28PM
-0.18
11:25AM
-0.19

12:19AM
-0.20
12:16PM
-0.18

1:08AM
-0.18

1:06PM
-0.14
1:56AM
-0.15

1:55PM
-0.08
2:42AM
-0.10

2:43PM
-0.02
3:28AM
-0.04

3:33PM
0.03

4:13AM
0.01
4:24PM
0.09

Note: the tide data above is for Puerto Angel, Oaxaca, Mexico which is 3 km away. Surf properties and timing are calculated for Zipolite.New forecast is published every 6 hours at www.surf-forecast.com. See detailed tide info and graph

Offshore winds at Zipolite blow from the N.
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Summary
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Rain (mm)
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High °C
3128313128333229333329333329333329333229333329
Low °C
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Chill °C (?)
3128313128333229333329333329333329333229333329
Sunrise
--7:07--7:07--7:05--7:05--7:05--7:03--7:03--
Sunset
19:40--19:40--19:42--19:42--19:42--19:42--19:43--19:43-
Short Range Forecast: Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 33°C on Wed morning, min 27°C on Mon night). Wind will be generally light.Long Range Forecast:Mostly dry. Very warm air temperatures (max 33°C on Fri morning, min 28°C on Fri night). Wind will be generally light.

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Information about the Zipolite Surf forecast

The above surf forecast table for Zipolite provides essential information for determining whether the surfing conditions will be good over the next 7 days. A general guide to surfing at Zipolite can be found by selecting the local surf guide option on the grey menu. Our Zipolite surf forecast is unique since it includes wave energy (power) that defines the real feel of the surf rather than just the height or the period. If you surf the same spot (Zipolite) regularly then make a mental note of the wave energy from the surf forecast table each time you go. Very soon you may start to choose your surf days based on the wave energy alone combined with our forecast of favourable offshore wind conditions. Our star ratings will help here and of course you will also find the usual wave height and period predictions on our surf forecasts as well as a full break down of the swell components under our advanced users option (to reveal that, click the little Einstein character under the tide times).

Further information to help with frequently asked questions about our surf forecast for Zipolite may be found under the help tab on the top menu and also by moving your mouse over the question marks on the surf forecast table itself. Please always bear in mind that the forecast is for near-shore open water and local factors at each surf break influence the actual breaking wave height, such as the beach / reef profile, water depths offshore and shelter.

Are you planning a holiday in Oaxaca? If you are looking for accommodation near Zipolite, camping, hotels and holiday cottages in Oaxaca, consider staying in Puerto Escondido which is 63 km (39 miles) away. Other places in and around Oaxaca where you can find information about places to rent, and car hire include Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz which is 77 km (48 miles) away and Nopala, 86 km (53 miles) away.